Gregory Galano MD

Gregory Galano MD

May 19, 2014 |

    Dr. Galano is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with specialty training in the area of shoulder and sports medicine. He cares for patients with most types of orthopaedic injuries and conditions, and has experience in the care of athletes at high school, college and professional levels. Dr. Galano specializes in shoulder, knee, and hip arthroscopy, femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) surgery, hip labral surgery, ACL and meniscal surgery, rotator cuff surgery, shoulder labral and instability surgery, cartilage restoration and joint preservation surgery, shoulder, elbow, and knee joint replacement surgery and fracture care in adults, adolescents and children.


    Elbow, Hip, Knee, Shoulder
    Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine, Trauma/Fractures


    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    BA, Neuroscience 1997-2001

    Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY
    MD 2001-2005

    Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
    Orthopaedic Surgery 2005-2006

    Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
    Orthopaedic Surgery 2006-2010

    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    Shoulder and Sports Medicine 2010-2011

    Hospital/Academic Affiliations

    Lenox Hill Hospital | New York, NY
    White Plains Hospital | White Plains, NY

    Surgical Center
    Hudson Crossing Surgery Center | Fort Lee, NJ

    Specialty Society Memberships
    American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine


    • Phi Beta Kappa, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
    • Graduated with honors in Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
    • Golden Key Honor Society, Johns Hopkins University, 2001
    • Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma Best PGY3 Orthopaedic Teaching Resident, Columbia University, 2008.
    • Selection as a AOA/AAMC-ORR Representative, 2008-2010
    • Selected to participate in AOA Resident Leadership Forum, 2009
    • Selected as Robert Carroll Resident of the Year in Hand/Upper Extremity at Columbia University, 2009
    • Selected as Resident of the Month, Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, June 2010
    • Selected as Senior Resident of the Year, New York Orthopaedic Hospital, Columbia University, 2009-2010
    • Selected as Chief Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2010-2011